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Mercury Bar

) #3,148 of 9,243 Restaurants in New York City ££ - £££ American, ,
493 3rd Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-4843
+1 212-683-2645
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
4 weeks ago
“Exceeded our expectations.”
8 May 2017
“Great food and staff!”
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American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
493 3rd Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-4843
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We need a place to eat lunch and cool down while waiting for our hotel room. This was perfect. We went on a Thurs around 11:30-only a few people but more arrived about 40 min later. There was a special lunch menu- hamburger /fries, or...More

Thank vandynurse
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We had lunch here. The food is great and the bar looks nice.The boys liked all the TV screens with different programs. The personnel is very friendly and you can see that they are enjoying their work.

Thank Kika215
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This is a great spot for lunch, after work hang out or to watch a game. Great food, a really good deal for drinks on Saturdays and Sundays. Service is good and the atmosphere is fun!

Thank MissTraveler_55
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We had the nicest server. We were in a hurry so she did her best to get our food out of the kitchen for our quick lunch. The quesadilla was the best I ever ate. Slightly crispy tortilla enveloping the most delicious of cheeses. Wonderful...More

Thank Loveacorona
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Another decent bar in NYC . Really good pizza and wings and good selection of ice cold beers! Staff very helpful too would defo return here! Good drink specials !

Thank Squirke33
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I have friends who frequent Mercury Bar every Thursday. I met them there one Thursday for drinks and I have to admit, it’s not a bad place. Plenty of TVs, an available food menu, and more seating/beer pong tables in the back. The waitresses and...More

Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We went here last night and thanks to happy hour we only paid between $12 and $15 for a beer and a glass of wine , the cheapest rounds we have had here. The bar was very lively and had a good atmosphere. Worth a...More

Thank slocker1
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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Our first meal in the city was lunchtime here and they had an excellent lunchtime offer of $6.95 for a selection of meals. Also happy hour drinks plus a decent atmosphere and friendly staff. Food was very good and highly recommend.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We were hungry after The Colbert show and decided to visit the Mercury Bar/Pub. We revisited This Pub and ordered Hamburgers with a glass of wine and a draft beer. The burgers were as good as last time. Recommendable and reasonable. The only abet for...More

Thank Tomberra
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Ate at the bar. Bar tender was kind, attentive and offered a buy back after 3 drinks. Food was more than adequate and lunch special is 6-8$. Drafts are $4 for yeungling and buds. Quiet atmosphere, good service, decent food and great price.

Thank mikexyz500
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
11:30 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 493 3rd Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-4843
    (33rd Street)
  • Public Transportation: Take the 6 train to 33rd street station, walk 2 blocks east.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-683-2645
  • E-mail
Mercury Bar is a comfortable neighborhood Sports Bar & Restaurant located in Murray Hill. Locals and visitors alike come to experience great food and drinks in a friendly and lively atmosphere. We are located on 3rd Ave. bet 33rd and 34th St. within walking distance from the Empire State Building and Grand Central.
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